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  • Houston Furniture Bank Receives Humanitarian Award

    Houston Furniture Bank’s Hurricane Harvey relief efforts were recently honored with a Humanitarian Award at the 29th Annual ARTS Awards. The ARTS Awards, presented each January during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, is the premier international awards program dedicated to home industry excellence and achievement. In its 25th year of serving the needs […]

  • HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF FUND

    A Houston Furniture Bank status update Houston Furniture Bank’s Hurricane Harvey relief efforts began immediately after the hurricane impacted the area in August 2017. Our efforts to date have consisted of three different phases: Phase One: immediately after the hurricane dissipated Phase Two: when process improvements were taken Phase Three: upon receipt of a grant […]

  • Houston Furniture Bank Celebrates 25 Years of Making Empty Houses Homes

    The Houston Furniture Bank held a celebration event to commemorate a special milestone: 25 years of providing area families and individuals with essential furniture basics and Making Empty Houses Homes. Congressman Gene Green, Council Member Robert Gallegos, and radio personality Rod Ryan joined Houston Furniture Bank staff, volunteers, sponsors, supporters, and friends to mark this […]

  • Houston Furniture Bank Receives $750,000 Grant From Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund

    Houston Furniture Bank (HFB) is pleased to announce that the 25-year-old nonprofit organization is one of the recipients of the Greater Houston Community Foundation’s Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. The fund was set up by Houston’s Mayor Sylvester Turner and Harris County Judge Ed Emmet to support the long-term relief and reconstruction efforts in the Greater […]

  • Your Donations Can Have Double the Impact With the Meadows Foundation Matching Grant

    An Opportunity Right now, Houston Furniture Bank supporters and donors have the opportunity to have their donations make a double impact! Meadows Foundation has challenged Houston Furniture Bank to raise $50,000 by January 30, 2018. From now until then, the foundation will match every dollar raised up to that amount. That means that for every […]

  • Houston Furniture Bank Hurricane Harvey Recovery Efforts Paused

    ** Update on 10/25/17: For updated information on Houston Furniture Bank Hurricane Harvey Recovery Efforts, visit http://houstonfurniturebank.org/hfbharveyrecovery/. ** Houston Furniture Bank’s storm recovery activities will continue through Friday, September 29, 2017. After end of day on Friday, activities will pause temporarily so HFB can implement a more effective process to provide furniture essentials to affected […]